This event celebrates the unique history of historic Grand Coteau and a traditional treat called, sweet dough pie. During the festival, sample a wide variety of these homemade, half-moon shaped pies and enjoy tours of Grand Coteau. Click the button below to learn more.
Camps aren't just for kids! Black Pot Camp is a music camp for adults that takes place just before the Black Pot Festival. For a list of activities and workshops click the button below.
Come hungry because you're about to taste Louisiana! For over twenty years the St. Landry Chamber has hosted this first-class event featuring chefs from across Acadiana. Click the button below to learn more.
The Annual Horses, Harmony, & Agriculture Awards Banquet is a festive evening dedicated to celebrating three of St. Landry Parish's most important industries, our music, equestrian, and agriculture. Guest are encouraged to don their best western wear while enjoying traditional southern dishes and live music. Each year, leaders in these industries are recognized for their efforts and awarded by the St. Landry Chamber of Commerce. In fact, Horses, Harmony, and Agriculture is an event hosted by the Chamber of Commerce. Partial net proceeds from the evening will be used [...]
The Annual Krotz Springs Sportsmen's Heritage Festival was voted Best New Event for 2013 by the Louisiana Association of Fairs & Festivals. The mission of this cultural event is to promote the wetlands and woodlands that surround the community of Krotz Springs and the Atchafalaya River. Join the locals in celebrating and sharing the heritage and extraordinary wildlife and habitats on the banks of the Atchafalaya. Adventurous foodies can vote for the best wild game in the Fur, Feathers, or Fins cook-off. Cajun, Swamp Pop, and Zydeco music fans can take over the [...]
This event features professional and amateur cooks vying for the title of "World Champion." This has got to be one of the best ways to taste crawfish in Louisiana! Teams compete to see who can cook the best crawfish étouffée in three categories: Amateur, Professional and Club/Organization. Once the judges have their samples from the booths, the public can buy the crawfish étouffée directly from the participants. Vote for the People's Choice Award! Also, enjoy live Cajun and zydeco music (starting at 10am), plenty of dancing and, of course, [...]
This culinary event features chefs from across the southern part of Louisiana. The Lundi Gras Boucherie takes place the Monday before Mardi Gras day at Lakeview Park & Beach in Eunice, and guests get to sample an array of Cajun dishes including boudin, cracklin, stew, stuffed ponce, and more. Live music is available all day and night in the dancehall! Click the button below to learn more.
Have cookies with Santa, see a holiday-themed fashion show, shop at the holiday market, and do a whole lot more at Christmas at Coteau. This family-friendly event is the perfect holiday getaway in historic Grand Coteau. Click the button below to learn more.
Discover the "Cajun way" every week with dancing, music, food, and more. Click the button below to learn more.
Is there anything spookier than bugs? This Halloween, get inspired by natural Louisiana landscapes at the Halloween Art & Nature Festival. There will be plenty of fun and equally educational activities for both kids and adults. The grown-ups can learn the art of making craft beer or the chemistry of spooky soap making, while kids can do bug portraits and pumpkin decorating. Whether you're a mad scientist, crazy chemists, or an artist, there's a little something for everyone. For the entire lists of activities, see below. Atelier de la Nature aims to [...]